A cadaver in decomposing stage was found floating along a portion of the Magat River located in Nueva Vizcaya.
Police authorities described the cadaver as that of a male, about 30-35 years old, medium built, about 5’4” in height, and fair complexion. The cadaver have no lower garmen,t no wounds noted and on the stage of decomposition.
The incident was reported to police authorities on September 5, 2018 at about 12:00 PM. Investigation disclosed that at about 8:00 AM of September 5, 2018, Mateo Tangid, 40, married, farmer and Wilson Buma-on, 35, married, farmer, and both residents of Brgy. Dulaw, Lagawe, Ifugao were riding on their own boat to visit their fish net at the Magat river along Sitio Limbo of Brgy Escoting, Diadi N. Vizcaya when they saw the cadaver floating on the river.
They then secured the cadaver on the area and seek help and reported the incident to the Aguinaldo Municipal Police Station.
The cadaver was brought to Carbonel Funeral Homes at Poblacion, Diadi, Nueva Vizcaya while waiting for possible claimants/relatives.